County Clerk and Register of Deeds
Welcome to the Eaton County Circuit Court Clerk's Office. It is a pleasure to serve as Eaton County Circuit Court Clerk, County Clerk and Register of Deeds. I hope you find this site to be easily accessible and informative. We strive to provide all our customers with accurate, efficient service and a pleasant experience.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.
Serving as County Clerk and Register of Deeds since January 2013
Serving Eaton County since March 1989
The circuit court is the trial court with the broadest powers in Michigan. In general, the circuit court handles all civil cases with claims of more than $25,000 and all felony criminal cases (cases where the accused, if found guilty, could be sent to prison). The Family division of Circuit court handles all cases regarding divorce, paternity, adoptions, personal protection actions, emancipation of minors, treatment and testing of infectious disease, safe delivery of newborns, name changes, juvenile offenses and child abuse and neglect. In addition, the circuit court hears cases appealed from the other trial courts or from an administrative agency. See more specific information about the type of cases and choose the appropriate category.
Adoptions, Emancipation of minors, Treatment and Testing of Infectious Disease, Safe Delivery of Newborns, Name Changes are handled in our Probate Court. Juvenile Offenses, Child Abuse and Neglect are handled by our Juvenile Court.
2015 & 2016 Board of Directors District IV, Michigan Association County Clerks (MACC)
2015 & 2016 Concealed Pistol License Committee